Admissions

  • University of Pennsylvania campus with the Philadelphia skyline

    Accepted Students

    Attend an Accepted Student Open House

    All accepted students are invited to attend an on-campus or online Accepted Student Open House this spring. View session dates. ... Read More

  • Dr. Ezekiel Dixon-Roman teaches class

    Admissions

    Rolling Admissions for Master's Programs

    Applications are still being accepted on a rolling basis for the MSW, MSSP, and NPL programs. ... Read More

  • Students working together in class

    Accepted Students

    Checklist for Accepted Students

    Congratulations on your acceptance to SP2! Please refer to this checklist to prepare for the next step in your educational path. ... Read More

Welcome to the University of Pennsylvania School of Social Policy & Practice! SP2 offers five degree programs, whose admissions processes are handled by the SP2 Admissions Team. Information about SP2, application requirements, tuition and fees, and opportunities for funding your education are available throughout this section.

About SP2

About SP2

About SP2

Learn general information about SP2 as well as find opportunities to speak with a member of the admissions team on-campus or online.

Learn More
Apply

Apply

Apply

Find information regarding submitting an application to one of SP2's degree programs.

Learn More
Accepted Students

Accepted Students

Accepted Students

Find information for accepted students, including an accepted student checklist and registration information for accepted student open houses.

Learn More
Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees

Review tuition & fees information for each of the degree programs.

Learn More
Funding Your Education

Funding Your Education

Funding Your Education

Learn about funding opportunities, such as scholarships, loans, and financial aid information.

Learn More
Contact Information

Contact Information

Contact Information

View contact information for admissions, degree programs, and financial aid.

Learn More

SP2 News

Jennifer Prah Ruger

Faculty & Research

Health Equity in a Time of Global Crisis

We’ve all seen the graphs. Italy and Iran’s numbers are peaking; Taiwan’s is relatively flat. In the United States, a...

Tenting in Los Angeles

Faculty & Research

New Report: Impact of COVID-19 on Homelessness

The coronavirus pandemic is likely to kill more than 3,400 people experiencing homelessness across the United States, according to new...

Headshot of Johanna Greeson

Faculty & Research

SP2 Associate Professor Testifies at City Council Hearing on Missing and Exploited Children

In a moving testimonial, Johanna Greeson, PhD, spoke before the Philadelphia City Council’s Children and Youth Committee during their recent...

Ben Jealous

Faculty & Research

Q&A with Ben Jealous, former NAACP head turned tech investor

Ben Jealous has accomplished a great deal in his 47 years. The former—and youngest ever—head of the NAACP managed the Mississippi’s Jackson...

Discover More